All Smithsonian museums in Washington, D.C., including the National Zoo, and in New York City continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19.
Who were the very first people who helped solidify your identity? The people who really influenced the way you see yourself and how you interact with the world? For most of us, that’s the role of our families. But in this episode of Sidedoor, we hear from a writer whose childhood experiences with a family member—her grandmother—make a strong case for why family members aren't always the best identity-shapers.